HPU’s Robertson Signs To Play WBB Professionally In Australia

Posted by Press Release on March 27, 2015 at 12:26 pm under College, Professional | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Stacia Robertson of the High Point University women’s basketball team has signed to play with the Bendigo Lady Braves of the South East Australian Basketball League, the team announced Thursday. “I couldn’t be more excited for this new adventure in my life,” Robertson said. “It’s a wonderful opportunity and I am …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Falls Short in WNIT First Round

Posted by Press Release on March 20, 2015 at 4:12 am under College | Read the First Comment

ATLANTA – The Elon women’s basketball team struggled to hit shots and seemed unlucky at times, falling to Georgia Tech, 69-47, in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament in McCamish Pavilion tonight, March 19. “We were missing a lot of easy shots and defensively I felt like we didn’t come out with …Read the Rest…


Elon WBB Phoenix Set for WNIT First Round in Atlanta

Posted by Press Release on March 18, 2015 at 10:08 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon women’s basketball team is set and ready for its first appearance in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) as the Phoenix travels to Atlanta to take on Georgia Tech (18-14) in the first round on Thursday, March 19. Tip is set for 7 p.m. in McCamish Pavilion. A Look at …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Accepts WNIT Bid – Plays at Georgia Tech Thursday

Posted by Press Release on March 16, 2015 at 10:50 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – After a 19-12 record this season, including an 11-7 record during its first season in the Colonial Athletic Association, the Elon women’s basketball team has accepted an invitation to play in the 2015 Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT). Elon will play at Georgia Tech in the first round on Thursday, March 19, …Read the Rest…

Upset Bid Falls Short for Elon WBB Phoenix in CAA Semifinals

Posted by Press Release on March 14, 2015 at 8:05 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. – The fourth-seeded Elon women’s basketball team led for 22 minutes in the game but was unable in the end to knock off top-seeded James Madison, falling 63-60 in the CAA Women’s Basketball Championship semifinals today, March 14, in The Show Place Arena. A free throw by JMU’s Toia Giggetts gave the …Read the Rest…


Elon WBB Phoenix to Take On Top-Seeded JMU in CAA Semifinals

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UPPER MARLBORO, Md. – After defeating UNCW in the quarterfinals Friday, the No. 4 seed Elon women’s basketball team (19-11) is set to take on No. 1 seed James Madison (27-3) in the CAA Women’s Basketball Championship semifinals on Saturday, March 14, at 1 p.m. in The Show Place Arena. A Look at the Phoenix …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix Downs Seahawks, Advances to CAA Semifinals

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UPPER MARLBORO, Md. – After suffering two defeats at the hands of fifth-seeded UNCW during the regular season, the fourth-seeded Elon women’s basketball team avenged the losses today, March 13, with a 60-48 win over the Seahawks in the quarterfinals of the CAA Women’s Basketball Championship in The Show Place Arena. The win advances the …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Phoenix Ready for CAA Championship

Posted by Press Release on March 12, 2015 at 10:45 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – The Elon women’s basketball team (18-11) is set for its first CAA Women’s Basketball Championship with action beginning for the fourth-seeded Phoenix on Friday, March 13, in the quarterfinals against fifth-seeded UNCW (14-15). Tip is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. in The Show Place Arena. Tickets for Elon’s games are available through the …Read the Rest…

Five Elon WBB Phoenix Players Earn All-Conference Recognition

Posted by Press Release on March 11, 2015 at 1:42 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

RICHMOND, Va. – The Colonial Athletic Association announced its women’s basketball postseason honors today, March 11, with five Elon women’s basketball players earning spots on the various all-conference teams. Freshmen Shay Burnett and Malaya Johnson were named to the CAA All-Rookie Team, while seniors Sam Coffer and Zora Stephenson and sophomore Lauren Brown were all …Read the Rest…

Fourth Rookie of the Week Award for Elon WBB’s Burnett

Posted by Press Release on March 9, 2015 at 3:58 pm under College | 2 Comments to Read

RICHMOND, Va. – For the fourth time this season, the Colonial Athletic Association has named Elon women’s basketball’s Shay Burnett the Rookie of the Week. Burnett led Elon to an exciting 77-76 overtime victory against Delaware last week in Alumni Gym with a team-high 19 points. The freshman finished 6-of-13 from the field to shoot …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB Falls In Big South Championship To Liberty 74-64

Posted by Press Release on March 8, 2015 at 9:08 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

• Redshirt-senior Stacia Robertson scored 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds and four steals in the game. • Senior Latrice Phelps posted 17 points and three rebounds. • The 2015 senior class leaves with the most wins in the program’s Division I era. CONWAY, S.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball team battled Liberty …Read the Rest…


HPU WBB Panthers and Flames Meet For Big South Title On Sunday

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CONWAY, S.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball team will take on No. 1 Liberty on Sunday at 5 p.m. in the HTC Center with the Big South championship and an NCAA Tournament bid on the line. The Panthers (20-11) and the Flames (25-6) were the top two teams in the league’s preseason poll …Read the Rest…

HPU’s Robertson Wills WBB Panthers To 56-53 Win Over Gardner-Webb

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• Redshirt-senior Stacia Robertson led the Panthers with 24 points and eight rebounds. It was her 18th consecutive game scoring in double figures. • The Panthers have their first back-to-back 20-win seasons in the Division I era. • High Point has earned a spot in Sunday’s conference championship game for the second straight season. This …Read the Rest…

GC Pride Women Fall In NCAA Tournament to Thomas More

Posted by Press Release on March 7, 2015 at 2:41 am under College | Comments are off for this article

CRESTVIEW HILLS, KY – The Greensboro College Pride women’s team had their 2014-2015 season come to an end on Friday evening in the first round of the NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Tournament. The Pride women traveled to Crestview Hills, Kentucky to take on the nation’s top ranked team in the Saints of Thomas More. …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB Takes On Gardner-Webb In Semifinals On Saturday

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CONWAY, S.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball team will take on Gardner-Webb in the semifinals of the Big South Tournament on Saturday at 8 p.m. in the HTC Center in Conway, S.C. The Panthers (19-11) have won the two previous meetings with the Runnin’ Bulldogs (15-16) this season. HPU will be looking to …Read the Rest…

HPU WBB Advances To Semis With 75-62 Win Over PC

Posted by Press Release on March 6, 2015 at 4:02 am under College | Comments are off for this article

CONWAY, S.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball team used a phenomenal second-half defensive effort to push past Presbyterian, 67-57, in Big South Tournament quarterfinal action Thursday inside the HTC Center. The victory sends High Point (19-11) to the Big South semifinals for the second-straight campaign. The Panthers will face off with No. 7 …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Takes Overtime Win Against Delaware on Senior Night

Posted by Press Release on March 5, 2015 at 3:03 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Delaware had the last shot in both regulation and overtime but the Elon women’s basketball team held off the Blue Hens to claim a 77-76 win in its final regular-season game tonight, March 4, in Alumni Gym on senior night. The game was still tied, 73-73, with 2:17 left in overtime before …Read the Rest…


HPU Women’s Hoops Big South Tournament Preview

Posted by Press Release on March 3, 2015 at 6:55 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball team heads to Conway, S.C. for the Big South Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday at 8 p.m. in the HTC Center against Presbyterian. The Panthers (18-11, 14-6) enter the tournament as the No. 3 seed and will take on No. 6 Blue Hose (16-14, 10-10) on …Read the Rest…

Elon WBB Welcomes Blue Hens for Senior Night

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon women’s basketball team (17-11, 10-7) returns home to Alumni Gym after a two-game road trip for its regular-season finale against Delaware (13-15, 8-9) on Wednesday, March 4, at 7 p.m. The game also marks senior night for Elon’s three seniors – Shannen Cochraham, Sam Coffer and Zora Stephenson. Tickets can …Read the Rest…

GC Pride WBB To Face Thomas Moore In NCAA Tournament

Posted by Press Release on March 2, 2015 at 6:07 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, NC – The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced their parings for the upcoming 2015 NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Tournament on Monday afternoon. The Pride, who earned the USA South Athletic Conference’s automatic bid, will travel to Crestview Hills, Kentucky to take on the Saints of Thomas Moore University on Friday afternoon. A …Read the Rest…